April 2017 Holstein Proof

A nice overview of a rich and diversified genetic offer

The April 2017 index is an important release because it matches with the choice of the bulls that will compose the offer for the next campaign. But it's also time, like every index release, to see the latest news for the breeders and all the genetics enthusiasts.

Concerning our breeding society, we're pleased to see the arrival of many very high level bulls, like those presented in the section "Top new". Of course, several of these modern bulls won't be commercially available but it allows to discover the genetic potential of the future Sires of Sons.

The highlights of this release are, for our program:

  • 5 bulls in the Top 10 ISU
  • 54% of the bulls ≥ 200 points of ISU, today the French genetic elite is made up of 39 bulls scored ≥200 points of ISU
  • 50% of the top 200 ISU

This release is the opportunity to get an overview of the orientation taken by the selection scheme:

  • to take into account the quality and the diversity of pedigrees
  • to continue the efforts concerning the health
  • to expand the offer of polled and A2A2 bulls

TOP NEW

MATT RF
(Battlecry x Brekem)
211
MANAVA
(Anamur x Balisto)
210
MOSQUITO
(Beatstick x Tribune)
210
METEOR MAN
(Doorsopen x Gibsons)
205
MURDOCK
(Jay x Gabriel)
202

MATT RF

Battlecry x Brekem x Snowman

The dam of MATT RF is a half-sister of the bull Kanu P Red, with 211 points of ISU. He is a N° 1 of the Red Holstein range, but also the N° 1 Battlecry’s son in France.

MANAVA

Anamur x Balisto x Epic

This bull comes from the famous Dellia family via one daughter of Jolt on a full-sister of the bull Durham. MANAVA is a very precocious son of the bull Anamur. With 210 points of ISU and +3,7 in Type, he enters the French TOP 10.

MOSQUITO

RR Elise, grandam of MOSQUITO

Beatstick x Tribune x Bookem

Pedigree of this young bulls dates back to the famous Broek MBM Elsa EX 90, dam of Snowman. He is the current N° 1 of Beatsticks sons with 210 points of ISU. He has pretty complete profile and is A2A2.


Declination of the available genetic offer by segment, with an overview of some bulls that will be present in the different ranges of our next catalogs:

Top GD MERIT

IPNOS
(Shotglass x Scaloni)
+219
MALCOLM
(ABS Silver x Shotglass)
+210
LANUATU
(Loptimum x Gourceau)
+208
LINDY
(Deyja x Numero Uno)
+207
SALVATORE
(Alta1stClass x Cashcoin)
+202

LINDY

LINDY

Deyja x Numero Uno x Dorcy

LINDY is born from an U.S. embryo within the GD Charter program.

LINDY is particularly interesting for his pedigree, his complete profile as well as the security traits thanks to his hoof health.

  • GD MERIT 207 / ISU 199 /GTPI 2521
  • Fertility +1,8 / Udder health +1,9
  • Type +2,8 / RL ( resistance to lesions) +7

Top ISU

SUPREME
(Cashflow x Platinum)
212
IPNOS
(Shotglass x Scaloni)
207
LOCKSTAR
(Kingboy x Mogul)
206
MALCOLM
(ABS Silver x Shotglass)
205
LIAM
(Boastfulx Jacey)
205
CAPJMARVIN
(ABS Silver x Mccutchen)
204

SUPREME

Vieux Saule Allen Dragonfly, dam of SUPREME

Cashflow x Platinum x Sudan

This top new bull comes from our patnership with the company Cogent and will be available in our International Selection catalog. Currently used as a Sire of Sons for his multiple qualities:

  • High level in ISU (212 pts), production and health traits
  • Genetic originality
  • Beta Casein A2A2

SUPREME dates back as far as to the world known Canadian family Vieux-Saule Allen Dragonfly EX 94.

LOCKSTAR

Diepenhoek Rozelle 65 : dam of LOCKSTAR

Kingboy x Mogul x Sandy

LOCKSTAR remains the N° 1 of the French Kingboy sons. He comes from the Diepenhoek Rozelle family in the Netherlands, he is particularly interesting for his dairy profile associated to very good health traits and a high level type. He will undoubtedly be the Star of our sexed offer this year.

MALCOLM

MALCOLM

ABS Silver x Shotglass x Planet

He comes from the American program from the Gillette breeding in Ontario. His pedigree goes back to the American cow Hendel Durham Mitzie EX 90. MALCOLM is currently the No. 1 of ABS Silver sons available in France with 205 pts of ISU and still more than 2500 pts of TPI. He has a very complete profile and stands out from the other sons of Silver, for his extreme qualities in fertility and udder health.

CAPJMARVIN

Capjinfo, dam of CAPJMARVIN

ABS Silver x Mccutchen x Dorcy

He was born in the GAEC CABON breeding (29), dating back to the Juror Mallaury EX 93 brood cow, who was a young champion at the Paris show a few years ago. CAPJMARVIN is currently used as a sire of sons and will soon be available in the GD Fast range. He is certainly one of the most complete ABS Silver sons.

  • ISU 204/ GTPI 2538
  • Milk +1163 / Protein +1,5
  • Fertility +1,2 / Udder health +1,5
  • Type +3,0 / F&L +2,4
  • A2A2

TOP TYPE

FRIST PJP
(Atwood x Bolton)
+5,0
CAPJLASUS
(Alta1st Class x Frist PJP)
+4,4
JOBART
(Mccutchen x Snowman)
+4,2
IMOLA
(Mogul x Deige)
+4,0
LOCKSTAR
(Kingboy x Mogul)
+3,9

FRIST PJP

Ikea daughter of FRIST PJP

Atwood x Bolton x Titanic

Coming from the Jean-Pierre PASQUET breeding and born in 2011, FRIST PJP takes control of Top Type in France as of his first genomic indexation in 2012. What FRIST PJP achieves in type is quite exceptional, dominating this Ranking for the 5th consecutive year.

  • Type + 5,0 / PTAT +3,39
  • Udder +4,1 / UDC + 3,25
  • F&L +2,4 / FLC +3,40.

CAPJLAPSUS

CAPJ Indra dam of CAPJLAPSUS

Alta1stClass x Frist PJP x Cypripede

Born in the CABON (29) breeding and dating back to the famous Champion Jennifer, CAPJ LAPSUS is on the 3rd step of the podium for the French morphological classification and n ° 1 for the Udder.

  • Type +4,4 / PTAT +2,62
  • Udder +4,3 / UDC +2,82
  • A2A2

TOP MILK

LECHERO
(Josuper x Gillespy)
+2326
IPNOS
(Shotglass x Scaloni)
+1896
LEVI
(Missouri x Doorman)
+1778
JETHRO
(Sargeant x Snowman)
+1671
MORPHEUS
(Corank it x DT Benito)
+1648

LECHERO

LECHERO

Josuper x Gillespy x Bogart

Born in the herd of EARL de la Voie lactée, LECHERO is currently the French n ° 1 for the milk index (+2326). He is a very special bull because of his exceptional milk yield, but also because he has very good health characteristics.

Top PROTEIN

LAPHIWESS
Spring wes x Stanleycup
+3,9
JOIK
(Brekem x Epic)
+3,6
EVOLVE END P
(Powerball P x Balisto)
+3,4
SUPREME
(Cashflow x Platinum)
+3,2
PM LABISTO
(Balisto x Epic)
+3,1

LAPHIWESS

LAPHIWESS

Spring wes x Stanleycup x Shottle

Born in the herd of Auguste (28), this son of Spring is currently our highest available bull in protein with an index at +3.9. He is also very interesting for his morphological qualities, especially at the level of the udders and feet&legs. Let us note his atypical pedigree having for his dam a daughter of the bull Stanleycup.

Top FERTILITY

DISTURB
(Superman x Flame)
+3,6
POM LEDER
(Islander x Iota)
+3,1
LANCELOT
(LTM Ponder x Hunter)
+3,1
GOUPIX RF
(Destry x Shottle)
+3,1
LINGET
(El Bombero x Lexor)
+3,0

DISTURB

DISTURB

Superman x Flame x Epic

Out of the North American Genes Diffusion program, he is currently No. 1 in the Fertility Index, from the Ronelee Outside Dabble EX 91 family.

  • ISU 199 / TPI 2538
  • Fertility +3,6 / Fert index +3,3
  • Cells +2,3/ SCS +2,65

Top UDDER HEALTH

JULLIUS
Doorman x Niagra
+4,3
MATT RF
Battlecry x Brekem
+4,0
FAVI MELVI
Ipnos x Boldwin
+3,9
JORDANI
Doorman x Gold ship
+3,6
SJ LYMEN
Iberik EBA x Let it Snow
+3,4

JORDANI

Harmonie dam of JORDANI

Doorman x Gold ship x Baxter

Born in the herd of Gallais Jean-Yves (35), JORDANI comes from the well-known Rudolph Olivia family. He is very popular within the sexed semen range, especially for his health traits, but equally for his linear profile. Attractive pedigree for competition lovers!

  • ISU 196
  • Fertility +2,3 / Udder health +3,6
  • Type +2,9 / Udder +3,0 / F&L +1,5
  • Calving Ease 92

Top Red holstein

MATT RF
Battlecry x Brekem
211
LIGHT Red
Archive Red x Mogul
196
MIMOLA RF
Imola x Chipper
186
JOHN RED
Kanu P Red x Goldday
177
CALBRETT P RF
Kingboy x Ladd P red
176

LIGHT Red

LIGHT RED

Archive Red x Mogul x Super

Born in Germany out of an embryo imported from the U.S. coming from the Roxy family, LIGHT Red remains the N°1 of the Red Holstein bulls in France.

  • ISU 196 / GTPI 2431
  • Protein +1,2 / Fat +4,2
  • Fertility +2,8 / Udder health +1,5
  • Type +2,9 / PTAT +2,87
  • Udder +2,9 / UDC +2,87
  • A2A2

Top Polled

Polled hétérozygotes

EVOLVE END P
Powerball x Balisto
202
ARCHER P
Powerball P x Balisto
187
SUNSHINE P
Powerball P x Mccutchen
186
CALBRETT P RF
Kingboy x Ladd P Red
176
LEFFE P
Eraser P x Iota
175

EVOLVE END P

EVOLVE END P

Powerball x Balisto x Epic

EVOLVE is the product of our partnership with the company Cogent. He is currently the highest polled bull in ISU at 202 pts. Used as a sire of sons, he will soon be available in our international selection. EVOLVE is a son of Powerball P on a full sister of our Premium bull Balisto GD.
He is finally a polled bull that can compete with the best Holstein of the moment, thanks to:

  • his ISU with + 200 pts,
  • his extreme protein level ( P +3,4),
  • his fertility (Fertility +2,4)
  • his type (PTAT +2,7)
  • his TPI (+2527)
  • His caseins : A2A2 BB.

CALBRETT P RF

CALBRETT P RF

(Kingboy x Ladd P Red x Snowman)

Dates back as far as to the famous brood cow West Port Aaron Doon Mit P Red, dam of Mitey West. CALBRETT belongs to popular modern polled bulls of the moment, because he:

  • Is polled
  • Is red carrier
  • Has a very complete profile
  • Is A2A2.

Polled homozygous

LINGO PP
Zumba P x Ladd P Red
194
MILLE PP
Powerball P x Shotglass
180
LARTIST PP
Powerball P x Ladd P Red
173
MUMBA PP
Zuma P x Supersire
160
IKA Red PP
Ladd P Red x Duparc
137

LINGO PP

Ivana RC P : dam of LINGO PP

Zumba P x Ladd P Red x Niagra

Originating from the Origenplus genetic program and coming from the Genetics Diamond SARL France, LINGO PP comes from the Pietje family in the Netherlands. Currently in the first position of homozygous bulls in the French system, he also brings genetic variability.

  • ISU 194
  • Protein +1,3
  • Fertility +2,6 / Udder health +1,6
  • Type +3,5 / Udder +3,5
  • Calving Ease 91

LARTIST PP

LARTIST PP

Powerball P x Ladd P Red x Niagra

LARTIST PP is none other than half-brother of LINGO PP. He is a little bit less extreme than his brother, but still very improver in protein and fertility. He is also HCD (Cholesterol Deficiency) negative.

Top Seniors

GIBSONS
Cypripède x Planet
176
FIDUCY Aum
Gerard x Duplex
167
GO-BOY CAP
Snowman x Baxter
165
FREDDIE 352
Freddie x Ramos
163
FINALIST
Dorcy x Goldwyn
154

GIBSONS

Ibson daughter of GIBSONS

Cypripède x Planet x O-Man TOP

GIBSONS was born in the herd of GAEC BEUREL (22). With more than 350 daughters in his index, GIBSONS confirms his second place in the national ranking of proven sires.

  • ISU 176
  • Milk +912 / Protein +0,8
  • Udder health +1,3 / Fertility +1,2
  • Type +1,7 / Udder +1,5 / F&L +1,4
  • Rump Angle +1,2 / Rear Udder Att+2,5
  • A2A2

FREDDIE 352

Justdream daughter of FREDDIE 352

Freddie x Ramos x Shottle

Freddie 352 comes from our North American program. He is the descendant of the Gold-N-Oaks Morty Malibu EX 94 family. With 276 daughters in his production index, Freddie 352 belongs among the most interesting confirmed bulls to improve fertility. He is recommended for easy calving and for his A2A2 profile.

FINALIST

Jala daughter of FINALIST

Dorcy x Goldwyn x Roy

In his pedigree FINALIST accumulates the leading type specialists of the breed. He comes from the North American UFM Dubs Sam Erin EX 90 family. With nearly 300 daughters in his index, FINALIST is now one of the proven bulls - the great champion – udder specialist.

  • ISU : 154
  • Type +2,7 / Udder +3,1
  • Fore Udder Att +2,4 / Rear udder Att. +2,5
  • Fertility +0,9 / Udder health +1,0
  • A2A2.